On This Day

What Happened on March 1, 2019

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Deaths

  • Eusebio Pedroza, Panamanian boxer (WBA featherweight champion 1978-85), dies of pancreatic cancer at 62
  • Kevin Roche, Irish architect (Pritzker Prize winner, 1982), dies at 96
  • Zhores Alferov, Soviet/ Russian physicist (2000 Nobel Prize in Physics), dies at 88